Gangtok, 28 Aug:
The Department of Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of Sikkim, is organizing National Sports Day 2020 on 29 Aug on the birth anniversary of hockey legend, Major Dhyan Chand, following the required COVID protocols, a press release informs.
The programme will be held at DAC Namchi, NIC Gangtok, Gyalshing and Mangan through video conference at 9 30 am.
Chief Minister, PS TAmang will be the chief guest and Sports Minister, Kunga Nima Lepcha will be the guest of honor during the programme at DAC Namchi.
The Sport Department has invited all members of sports associations, sports clubs, sports persons, media persons and general public of Sikkim to join the live telecast of the programme via webcast.gov.in/sikkim/nsd.